The Remarkableness Unremarkable of William Stoner

In a rush to create a memorable character everyone thinks they have to design a deluge of eccentric characteristics and quirky flaws. Stoner is the antidote to this, proving the remarkable can lie in the unremarkable.

Ryan Morris
Oct 23 · 4 min read
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Source: New York Review Of Books, 2003, The reissued cover

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